When

Friday, June 15, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM CDT
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Double Tree by Hilton, Conference Center 
222 Potomac Blvd.
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
 

 
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Bill Johnson 
Illinois Council on Problem Gambling 
217-652-9611 
icpg1@aol.com 
June 15, 2018, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8th Annual Illinois Conference on Problem Gambling
"RESEARCH TO PRACTICE"
We are bringing some Nationally Recognized trainers in research & treatment of Gambling Disorders to Central/Southern Illinois.
THIS CONFERENCE IS FREE
$25.00 Fee to hold registration, will be refunded after conference if you attend!
7 CEU's, IAODAPCA, IDFPR
DOUBLE TREE BY HILTON, Conference Center
Special Rate of $97 per night.
Mention ICPG when making reservations.
222 Potomac Blvd., Mt Vernon, Illinois, 62864
TEL: +1-618-244-7100
CUT OFF DATE FOR SPECIAL RATE - JUNE 1, 2018
“Neuroscience Underpinnings of the Switch from
Recreational to Problem Gambling”
DR. T. Celeste Napier, PH.D.
Dr. T. Celeste Napier is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL. She also is the Director for the Center for Compulsive Behavior and Addiction at Rush University.
 
Dr. Napier’s academic background includes a PhD in Pharmacology from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX, and post-doctoral training in Neurobiology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She has conducted research sabbaticals at Yale University School of Medicine,...

"Process Addictions: A Systematic Overview"
Dr. Kirk Moberg, MD, PhD, FASAM
Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery, Peoria, IL., 
Dr Kirk Moberg is the Executive Medical Director of the UnityPoint Health Illinois Institute for Addiction Recovery and Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Dr. Moberg is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine-Addiction Medicine. He serves on the boards of the Illinois Society of Addiction Medicine and the Illinois Council for Problem Gambling. Dr. Moberg is President of the National Rural Alcohol and Drug Abuse Network, Inc.

“Understanding Gambling Disorder: New Research Developments” Christine Reilly, M.A., Senior Research Director National Center for Responsible Gaming (NCRG)
This presentation will focus on the latest findings in the field of gambling disorder including screening, diagnosis, treatment and population studies. The National Center for Responsible Gaming is the only organization in the U.S. dedicated to peer-reviewed research and evidence - based educational programming on gambling disorder and responsible gaming....
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